Media Resources

The State Bar of Texas strives to help journalists produce work that educates the public about the legal system and the rule of law. Reporters are invited to contact the staff member below for assistance during business hours Monday through Friday. Limited information may be available after hours and on weekends by emailing

General Inquiries        

Contact the staff members below for information on State Bar of Texas and Texas Young Lawyers Association initiatives, requests for expert legal sources, and other general inquiries.

Lowell Brown, Communications Division Director (available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays)
Phone: (800) 204-2222, ext. 1713 or (512) 427-1713

Amy Starnes, Public Information Director
Phone: (800) 204-2222, ext. 1706 or (512) 427-1706

Attorney Disciplinary Matters

Contact the staff member below for information related to public disciplinary sanctions entered against attorneys and general information about the attorney grievance process.*

Claire Mock, Public Affairs Counsel, Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel (available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays)          
Phone: (800) 204-2222, ext. 1354 or (512) 427-1354 

*Please note that the Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel is required to keep disciplinary case information confidential unless it has been filed in district court or resulted in a public sanction. As a result, the office is typically unable to discuss or confirm the existence of pending grievances. Learn more about the grievance process.

Media Quick Links

We've assembled a list of quick links to information that is of interest to members of the media.

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